I wanted to share a friend of a friend’s Indigogo fundraiser today because it’s related to several things I’ve written about before including the slow yarn movement, yarn spinners and American manufacturing.


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For today’s 2013 Awesome Crochet Blogger Awards I’d like to give an award for the best blog from a yarn store. This year’s crochet award goes to WEBS.


10 Beautiful Photos of Yarn, a Pinterest Selection

by Kathryn on November 18, 2013 · 1 comment

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Continuing with my November monthly theme of sharing things I love from my Pinterest boards I thought I’d use today to highlight ten items from the 200+ I’ve pinned to my board of yarn eye candy.

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Post image for Beautiful Crochet Thread Giveaway from Nothing but String

In addition to beautiful crochet accessories and wearables, nothingbutstring sells hand-dyed crochet thread and yarn. Today you have a chance to win some of it for yourself.


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Just a quick reminder that I’m doing a giveaway over on Facebook for one lucky winner to get a large yarn-ball-shaped candle from my blog sponsor Lo-Lo by Bar-Maids. Giveaway details here.


Post image for De-Stash Your Yarn With a Donation to Male Crochet Artist

I’ve mentioned in passing that he accepts yarn donations but I’ve never discussed it in detail and now is a great time because the artist is in need of donations for a big upcoming project that he’s doing as part of his artist residency that starts in August.

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Post image for Enter To Win a Yarn Lover’s Candle!

I’m happy to say that we’re running a giveaway to give one lucky winner a free large Twisted Light Candle, which is my favorite product from this great company.

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